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McColl's is shut at the moment (7.30am Wednesday 4th April).

It appears that there was an attack on the cash dispenser in the wee small hours, but police are remaining shtum at present.

They were busy taking fingerprints at 7.30am.

We will bring you an update once we have more information

Update at 08:20:
They are selling papers but nothing else at the moment

Update at 10:30
McColl's is now fully open again

We understand that the thieves cut through the outer security shutters, entered the shop and attacked the cash dispenser from inside McColl's.

As well as making off with a significant quantity of cash, the raiders also stole cigarettes and alcohol from the shop.

Police are appealing for witnesses — see here.

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